The JV softball team hosted a double header on Saturday with Oak Hill. The Lady Bruins won the opener 13-11. Alex Whittig led the team with 3 RBI. Haylie Williamson, Saylor Goodspeed and Deitra Vaughn combined for five hits and six RBI’s. Deitra Vaughn pitched and allowed 8 earned runs, walked 4 and struck out 6.
The Lady Bruins dropped the second game 17-12. Lierra Hillman twice hit RBI singles in the first and added another in the 3rd. Saylor Goodspeed and Kyli Penrod added 2 RBI singles.
Saylor Goodspeed started on the mound and gave up 12 earned runs, 3 walks and struck out 5. Coach Julie Berry commented, “She had a couple of tough innings and did an excellent job of working through them.” Goodspeed also led the team in RBI’s. Alex Whittig came in to pitch during the 6th inning and finished up the game allowing no earned runs or walks, and 3 strike outs.
“It was good for the Lady Bruins to take the field and get in some playing time. We have much to work on to improve”, added Coach Berry.